28 March, 2017
Heitkamp says that severe thunderstorms can be just as unsafe as tornadoes, perhaps more than some, it's just that the winds are straight, not in a vortex.
Damaging straight line winds and hail are the main threats.
What forecasters are anticipating to be a busy weather week gets started today with a threat of strong storms for a large part of Alabama.
The severe weather window will be from about 4 p.m. until about 10 p.m. An isolated short-lived tornado is also possible.
The worst of the storms is expected to be over by the overnight hours.
There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms along and east of the Mississippi River.
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Tuesday will be another severe weather day in Oklahoma.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northwest Cullman County.
The weather service said it will be watching this system closely and will be refining its forecasts over the next few days.
It may seem like a bit much to go to shelter for a severe thunderstorm, since they happen more often.
The stronger times of the storm are expected in the afternoon and early evening.